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Study Guide for Nursing Research: Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 7th Edition

by Kathleen Rose-Grippa, PhD, RN, Judith Haber, PhD, RN, FAAN, Carey Berry and Jennifer Yost
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323091688
Page Count: 176
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $35.95
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This essential study guide is completely updated to reflect the evidence-based focus and fresh content of the 7th edition of Nursing Research. It provides chapter-by-chapter review and a variety of innovative learning activities to help you strengthen your critical appraisal and research application skills.

    • Introduction and Learning Outcomes help you focus on key content.
    • Content Mastery Activities such as fill-in-the-blank, matching, and multiple-choice questions, word scramble exercises, crossword puzzles, and critical thinking activities help you apply essential concepts.
    • Critique Activities refer to research studies from the textbook and challenge you to critique various aspects of the research.
    • Web-Based Activities direct you to online sources of information to practice appraising research found on the Internet.
    • Evidence-Based Practice Activities at the end of each chapter reinforce the importance of using research evidence in clinical practice.
    • An Answer Key at the back of the study guide allows you to check your answers for immediate performance feedback.
  • PART I. OVERVIEW OF RESEARCH AND EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE

    1. Integrating the Processes of Research and Evidence-Based Practice
    2. Research Questions, Hypotheses, and Clinical Questions
    3. Gathering and Appraising the Literature
    4. PART II. PROCESSES AND EVIDENCE RELATED TO QUALITATIVE RESEARCH

    5. Introduction to Qualitative Research
    6. Qualitative Approaches to Research
    7. Appraising Qualitative Research
    8. PART III. PROCESSES AND EVIDENCE RELATED TO QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH

    9. Introduction to Quantitative Research
    10. Experimental and Quasiexperimental Designs
    11. Nonexperimental Designs
    12. Sampling
    13. Legal and Ethical Issues
    14. Data Collection Methods
    15. Reliability and Validity
    16. Data Analysis: Descriptive and Inferential Statistics
    17. Understanding Research Findings
    18. Appraising Quantitative Research
    19. PART IV. APPLICATION OF RESEARCH: EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE

    20. Developing an Evidence-Based Practice
    21. Tools for Applying Evidence to Practice

    ANSWER KEY

  • Kathleen Rose-Grippa, PhD, RN, Ohio University, Athens, OH, Judith Haber, PhD, RN, FAAN, The Ursula Springer Leadership Professor in Nursing, Rory Meyers College of Nursing, New York University, New York, New York, Carey Berry and Jennifer Yost
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